my dorm wall decorations.

velcrowolf:

Tron Ghettoblaster

a vocab word that’ll surely come in handy among you artsy peoples:

philistine: a person who is hostile or indifferent to culture and the arts, or who has no understanding of them: [as modifier] a philistine government.

Let me show you the song of my people

musiciansagainsthumanity:

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…Yes. I still get submissions every day, despite the fact that you have to go through the FAQ page (which states very clearly that I don’t accept submissions) to get to the ask page and that I’ve stated countless times that I do not accept submissions. 

this is the best piece i have ever seen

irlirl:

Broken Bells perform new music from After the Disco.
photos by laurajunekirsch
irlirl:

Broken Bells perform new music from After the Disco.
photos by laurajunekirsch

irlirl:

Broken Bells perform new music from After the Disco.

photos by laurajunekirsch

ohnoffs:

come and baroque my world ;)

baroque doesn’t even rhyme with rock stop it now

(via jordanconductor)

“There is no piece, only options. You’re creating a sense of progression without having a progression. There’s no planned progression, but a plan to progress.”
— jazz pianist-composer Vijay Iyer, on musical improvisation (and, arguably, on life).

In other news, I got in an Ellen selfie with Yo-Yo Ma (I’m second from the right). Be jelly.

“Bach is an astronomer, discovering the most marvellous stars. Beethoven challenges the universe. I only try to express the soul and the heart of man.”
— Frédéric Chopin (via marie-duplessis)

(via beethoven)

A nighttime snapshot from Janelle Monae’s concert @ Harvard last night. One of the most charismatic, most energetic, most talented performers and singers I have ever encountered.

Janelle Monae doing her soundcheck at Harvard right behind my dorm… casual